Holiday Open House set for December 10

From press reports The annual Holiday Open House will be held Thursday, December 10 from 2:30 until 6:00pm at the Choctaw County Library. Activities for the day include: Santa! Bring your camera and take pictures with Santa.

Ackerman Christmas Parade to be held Thursday

By Staff Reports The Ackerman Christmas Parade will be held Thursday, December 3rd at 6:00 p.m. in downtown Ackerman. The theme for the parade is “ The Wonder of Christmas”. Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy this year’s…

12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza details set

By Amanda McBride/Chamber of Commerce Eight Choctaw County businesses are continuing to offer holiday deals with the 12 Days of Christmas Extravaganza. The extravaganza is a countdown to Christmas, with each participating business, offering a special promotion to customers on…

Helping others

Recently, students at the Choctaw County High School and the Choctaw County Career and Technology Center raised money by bringing pennies, nickels, dimes, and dollars to their first period classes to collect in support of the cause “Change for Courtney.”

Meet the authors: A Holiday Open event

Have you ever played the game of Authors? Submitted by Jan Ballard, Mississippi State University Extension, Choctaw County When I was a little girl I can remember staying overnight at my aunt’s house and having one of my friends from…

Longview Opry

Jim Henry shows a plaque sent to the Longview Opry from Gov. Phil Bryant to honor the Opry for sharing country, gospel and bluegrass music for 13 years.